2.5-fold increase in nurses’ salaries + details

Sayed Kamel Taghvinejad Deputy Minister of Management Development and Resources of the Minister of Health, Treatment and Medical Education at the ceremony Nurse’s Day Held in the presence of the President, he said: “Improving the living conditions of health system employees was announced as a key policy of the Ministry of Health, and the President issued working orders as soon as possible, and I thank him for that.”

The Deputy Minister of Management Development and Resources of the Minister of Health stated: One of the most important issues is the ratio of nurses to beds, and this ratio has increased with recruitment, and we hope it will reach 1.1 from about 0.8 by the end of the year.

He continued: “Since last year, we have received 52,000 employment permits, and last year an exam was held and 10,000 people were employed without administrative formalities, 7,000 people will be accepted with the exam in January, and credit will be provided for 30,000 people.” The final stages of licensing are specifically done for different working groups in the administrative and employment organization, and about 45% of the employment is related to the field of nursing.

Taqavi Nejad said about the amount of nurses’ salaries: “Nurses’ salaries have been increased by 50% since March of last year and a license to increase nurses’ salaries by 50% has been issued. The percentage will be added to nurses’ salaries from tomorrow, and in total, nurses’ salaries will increase 2.5 times, and compared to 1992, nurses’ salaries have increased 6.5 times.

Deputy Minister of Management Development and Resources of the Minister of Health added: The salary of a newly hired expert nurse is now 4 million and 600 thousand Tomans and the salary of a newly hired master nurse is 4 million and 800 thousand Tomans and will increase by 50% from tomorrow. 7 million 100 and the salary of a master will reach 7 million 300.

Taghvinejad said: the salary of an expert nurse with 20 years of experience will increase from 6 million and 800 thousand tomans to 9 million and 300 thousand tomans and a master’s degree from seven million and 400 thousand people to about 10 million tomans, while each nurse will also increase. He also receives 2.5 to 3 million tomans per month for overtime and work.

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